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Earthquakes, the probability of Payton Manning crying and what Steph Curry will be wearing are just some of the odd things you can wager on for this year's Super Bowl.

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There is no shortage of proposition bets available for the 2016 Super Bowl taking place today at Levis Stadium in Santa Clara, CA. One hundred and sixteen million dollars were wagered last year on the Big Game in Nevada alone according to the Nevada Gambling Control Board.

The Golden State Warriors are not playing today however DubNation can still find action on Steph Curry and the Dubs on Super Bowl Sunday. Las Vegas sportsbook Bovada is offering some pretty interesting cross-sport proposition bets. You can check their website for up to date odds as the lines will shift prior to game time:

If Steph Curry is shown on TV during the Broadcast what will he be wearing?

Personalized Carolina Steph Curry Jersey: EVEN (1/1)
No Jersey: +200 (2/1)
Cam Newton Jersey: +300 (3/1)
Any Other Carolina Jersey: +500 (5/1)

Will the Carolina Panthers win the 2016 Super Bowl and the Golden State Warriors win the 2015-2016 NBA Title?

YES: +200 (2/1)

Golden State and Steph Curry aren't the only members of the National Basketball Association who are involved in Super Bowl prop bets:

Will Denver win Super Bowl, Peyton Manning Retires, San Antonio wins NBA Championship, Tim Duncan Retires?

YES: +1000 (10/1)

What will be higher?

Chris Paul points Feb 7th: -120
Denver first half points: -120

(Note: Chris Paul must start for action)

What will be higher?

DeMarcus Cousins points and rebounds Feb 7th: +110
Cam Newton Rushing Yards: -150

(Note: DeMarcus Cousins must start for action)

Even the Bay Area is getting prop bet love:

How many times will the Golden Gate Bridge be shown during the broadcast?

OVER 0.5: -300 (1/3)
UNDER 0.5: +500 (5/1)

(Note: From kickoff until final whistle, halftime does not count.)

Will there be an Earthquake during the broadcast

YES: +1500 (15/1)

(Note: Announcer must indicate there was during live broadcast from kickoff until final whistle.)

We can't forget prop bets that relate to players who are actually playing in the game:

Will Payton Manning announce his retirement in the postgame interview

YES: +250 (5/1)
NO: -400

(Note: Must be on live broadcast.)

Will Payton Manning be seen crying at any point during the broadcast?

YES: +500 (5/1)
NO: -1000

(Note: Live pictures only, must clearly see a tear)

How many times will Cam Newton do the Open Shirt Superman motion during the game?

OVER 2.5: EVEN (1/1)
UNDER 2.5: -140 (5/7)

(Note: From kickoff to final whistle, halftime doesn't count.)

How many times will "dab" or "dabbing" be said by the announcers during the game?

OVER 2: EVEN (1/1)
UNDER 2: -140 (5/7)

(Note: From kickoff to final whistle, halftime doesn't count.)

Will the Panthers player who scores their first TD give the ball to a girl or a boy?

BOY: -200 (2/1)
GIRL: -150 (3/2)

What color will the liquid be that is poured on the winning coach?
ORANGE: +125 (5/4)
BLUE: +300 (3/1)
CLEAR: +400 (4/1)
YELLOW: +400 (4/1)
RED: +600 (6/1)
GREEN: +1000 (10/1)
PURPLE: +1000 (10/1)

OddsShark.com has an incredible amount of information on the Gatorade Shower, including it's origin and the color of the liquid poured on the winning coach in the last 15 Super Bowl's.

What bet looks best to you?